About saaleha

I am a freelance writer and photographer (look for me as ShootCake). I have an MA in Creative Writing from Rhodes University, Grahamstown and some of my work has appeared in local literary journals. A food pornographer by calling, I would like to one day create a confessional recipe book in measures of rhythm and breath.

Larger than Life

I was going to title this; "How I Was Complicit In My Own Body Shaming" when I realised that to even suggest this is to apportion blame incorrectly and to imply agency when there was none.

Done

I remember a recurring dream from my childhood. I am locked in a room, sometimes it is a jail cell, with a monster. I will […]

Project 365: Complete

At the beginning of 2016, I committed to completing a Project 365 (366 for the leap year); a pledge to take one photograph a day, every day for the entire year.